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Physical characteristics - Location

Coordinates: long: -6.89420 lat : 61.95250
Coordinates (gr,min,sec): long: -6°53'39.1272 lat : 61°57'8.9928
Surface area: 8.1 km2 (0.021 x Isle of Wight)
Length coastline: 12.7 km
Average height: 261 metre
Length island: 5.3 km
Maximum width island (estimate): 1.4 km
Name : Eggjarrók Múlin (0 metre)
Orientation island: Northwest - Southeast

Demographic data island

Habited: Yes
Number of inhabitants: 25
Population density: 4.10 inh/km2
Important places (direction): Hestur (O)

Naming - Location

Local native name: Hestur
Archipelago (island group):
Neighboring islands
(Island hopping):
1) Koltur 1.4 km WestNorthWest
2) Streymoy 2.6 km NorthNorthEast
3) Sandoy 2.8 km SouthSouthWest
4) Nólsoy 10.9 km EastNorthEast
5) Vágar 11.9 km NorthWest
6) Eysturoy 14.6 km NorthEast
7) Skúvoy 16 km South
8) Stóra Dímun 25.6 km SouthSouthEast
9) Borðoy 29 km NorthEast
10) Kalsoy 30.9 km NorthNorthEast
11) Suðuroy 31.3 km South
12) Lítla Dímun 33.7 km SouthSouthEast
13) Mykines 34.3 km WestNorthWest
14) Kunoy 34.9 km NorthNorthEast
15) Svínoy 40.3 km NorthEast
16) Viðoy 41.4 km NorthNorthEast
17) Fugloy 49.5 km NorthEast
18) Mainland Shetland 323.5 km EastSouthEast
19) Foula 324.7 km SouthEast
20) Papa Stour 328 km EastSouthEast
21) Yell 335 km EastSouthEast
22) Muckle Roe 337.9 km EastSouthEast
23) Unst 340.2 km EastSouthEast
24) Vaila 342.9 km EastSouthEast
25) Fetlar 349.1 km EastSouthEast
Country:
Country-section: Faeröer
Location in Country:
Name :
Name :
Main place: Hestur
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Hestur

Location Main place: East
Sea:
Distance to main land: 381 km
Nearest Country:
Type Rock outcrop: rocky surface
island-Type: island in sea
Remarks:


Topographic islandmap Hestur

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Relief: Height Classes in percentages


Relief: Slope Classes in percentages



Weather at Hestur

The weather type in Faroe Islandslight snowweericoon
Current temperature: 2 degrees Celcius
Precipitation last 3 hours: No precipitation
Wind: 12.72 meter per second (Wind force - bft 6)
Winddirection: Northeast
Atmospheric pressure: 1020 mb
Humidity: 65 %
Daylength at 10 December 2022:5 hour and 25 minutes
Sunrise: 10:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Sunset: 16:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Weather-page: Hestur

The weather for the next few hours

Faroe Islands - FO (longitude: -6.8942, latitude: 61.9525)
Distance weather station to the center island (direction Z): 27.64 km

10:00
3 degrees Celcius
1021 mbar
light snowweericoon
13:00
3 degrees Celcius
1023 mbar
light snowweericoon
16:00
3 degrees Celcius
1023 mbar
light rainweericoon
19:00
3 degrees Celcius
1022 mbar
light rainweericoon
22:00
2 degrees Celcius
1020 mbar
light snowweericoon

Climate: Temperature and Precipitation



Transport on your island-holiday

Directly accessible from Western Europe (The Netherlands) by plane: No
International airport present : No
Accessible by car: No
Distance from Western Europe (The Netherlands) (rough estimate): 0 km
Ferry connection - Car - Car - with mainland: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with mainland: No
Ferry - Car - connect with another island - Island hopping: No
Boat Connection - pedestrian - with another island: No
Bicycle facilities: No

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